- Instrument Contrabassoon
Matthew Ransom is an active performer and educator throughout the Midwest. His orchestral career has included performances with the Cincinnati Symphony, the Milwaukee Symphony, the Russian National Orchestra, the Des Moines Metro Opera, the Canton Symphony, and the Kentucky Symphony. Matthew has served as the contra bassoonist of the Des Moines Symphony since 2016 and as principal bassoonist of Orchestra Iowa since 2012.
Matthew has been a member of the Des Moines Symphony since 2016.